Definitions from Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition and Ballentine's Law Dictionary as are available for each term in each dictionary.
  • Ballentine's Law Dictionary

    I have demised.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    Lat. I have demised or leased. Demisi, concessi, et ad firmam tradidi; have demised, granted, and to farm let. The usual operative words in ancient leases, as the corresponding English words are in the modem forms. 2 Bl. Comm. 317, 318. Koch v. Hustis, 113 Wis. 599, 87 N. W. 834; Kinney v. Watts, 14 Wend. (N. Y.) 40.